Lauren Kaminsky

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Lauren Kaminsky

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Muncie, Ind.

High School:
Burris

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter

Birthdate:
11/07/1987


11/20/2009

Xavier vs. Charlotte (Photos by Jessica Souto)

Xavier defeated Charlotte, 3-1, in the first round of the 2009 A-10 Championship

11/19/2009

Xavier vs. Charlotte (Photos by Doug Cochran)

11-15-09 Senior Day

10/12/2009

XU @ URI (Photos by Doug Learned)

Xavier swept Rhode Island, 3-0

09/09/2009

Xavier vs. Tennessee

Photos by Doug Cochran

10/27/2006

Xavier Volleyball versus Dayton (10-26-06)

Photos by Greg Rust

Deaton on Kaminsky: "She's turning into a dominant player. We've asked her to play middle, libero, left side and I think she'd done everything but set. This year we are going to put her on the outside and keep her there. She passes, she plays defense and she hits all the sets that we have."

Lauren Kaminsky Photo Gallery

2008 ... saw action in all but one set for the Musketeers in her third season, starting in 30 of 31 matches played ... was third on the team in kills (263) and fourth in digs with 229 ... recorded four double-doubles including a 17 kill, 12 dig effort on Oct. 3 at Charlotte ... tallied a season-high 18 kills versus Temple on Oct. 11 and a season-high 17 digs versus Rhode Island on Oct. 18 ... earned a spot on the A-10 Academic All-Conference team and additionally was voted onto the CoSida Academic All-District team for District IV ... was named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following both the fall and spring semesters.

2007 ... played in all 35 of Xavier's maches in 2007 and saw action in 121 games during the season ... put together five double-doubles over the course of the year including versus Cleveland State on Aug. 25 where she set her career-high in kills (20K/14D) and versus No. 14 Cal Poly on Sept. 14 when she set a new career-high in digs (14K/27D) ... tied her career-high in solo blocks (1) versus Bradley on Aug. 24 ... had a season-high three services aces at Toledo on Aug. 24 ... was second on the team in digs (384) and was tied for third on the team in games played (121) ... was named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following both the fall and spring semesters.


2006 ... saw action in all 30 of Xavier's matches as a freshman, playing in 103 games ... earned All-Tournament team honors for her play at the Microtel Inn and Suites Coastal Carolina University Classic ... twice named A-10 Rookie of the Week (Oct. 16, 30) ... earned a spot on the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team roster ... her career-high 23 digs over four games versus Temple on Oct. 7 was also a team season high ... she posted another career and team season-high at Morehead State on Sept. 26, tallying nine blocks ... led the team in digs (324) and was fourth in service aces (20) ... set a career high with five aces during her first collegiate match at Ball State on Aug. 25 and finished four matches with four aces.

High School ... four-year starter for head coach Steve Shondell at Burris... helped lead the Owls to four straight state titles and a 144-16 overall record over four seasons ... was the East Central Volleyball Player of the Year, a 2005-06 member of the ICGSA Academic All-State team and named to the All-American team by Prepvolleyball.com ... was also a track standout for Burris, earning the individual titles in the 100, 200 and long jump and helped her team to three conference titles.

Personal ... an English major with a minor in business ... volunteered at the RCA Tennis Championships and the Very Special Prom ... daughter of Lenny and Mary Kaminsky ... her mother swam at Illinois ... born November 7, 1987 in Muncie, Ind.


CAREER HIGHS
Kills 23 at George Washington (October 23, 2009)
Assists 4 Three Times; last vs. Temple (October 3, 2009)
Aces 5 at Ball State (August 25, 2006)
Digs 27 vs. No. 14 Cal Poly (September 14, 2007)
Solo Blocks 1 SevenTimes; last vs. Dartmouth (September 11, 2009)
Block Assists 9 at Morehead State (September 26, 2006)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year SP MP K E TA PCT A Aces Digs BS BA
2006 103 30 169 93 473 .161 30 20 324 4 32
2007 121 35 143 82 443 .138 16 16 384 1 14
2008 114 31 263 155 836 .129 26 13 229 5 19
2009 108 31 226 121 708 .148 22 15 209 1 20
TOTAL 446 127 801 451 2460 .142 94 64 1146 11 85